Educational Objectives


The educational objectives of the Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering program define the career and professional accomplishments that the graduates are being prepared to achieve three to four years after graduation. The B.S. in Electrical Engineering program will produce graduates who:

  • Enter into and advance in the profession of electrical engineering, particularly in the areas of systems and devices, computers and communications.

  • Continue their formal education and obtain advanced degrees in electrical engineering or other related fields.

  • Become responsible professionals and global citizens, who are aware of ethical issues and societal needs and problems.

These objectives are consistent with the mission of Fairleigh Dickinson University to educate and prepare students as world citizens through global education. They fulfill the needs of our constituents, which include students, alumni, employers, faculty, staff and Industrial Advisory Board.